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waggle

wag·gle

waggle

 
 
pronunciation:
wae gl
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: waggled, waggles, waggling
definition: to sway, shake, or move unsteadily from side to side; wobble.
The poor man's head waggled due to his illness, and he could not control the shaking.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to wag, esp. with jerking motions.
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part of speech: noun
definition: a waggling movement, or the act of waggling.
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derivations: wagglingly (adj.), waggly (adj.)